Like so many other agencies, Autism Services Center (ASC) was born out of necessity - a mother's need to find help and services for her son. That quest inspired her to help others in the same situation and that journey eventually became her life's work.
Autism Services Center FAQ
Q: Do you offer Applied Behavorial Analysis?
Yes. ASC offers Applied Behavior Analysis, a scientific approach to understanding behavior, how it is affected by environment, and how learning takes place. Scientific studies have proven ABA techniques to be one of the most effective methods of treating the behaviors of individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Q: What is Respite?
Respite ensures the well-being of the primary caregiver by temporarily relieving them of the responsibility of providing care.
Q: Do you offer Residential Services?
Yes. Autism Services Center (ASC) owns/operates a number of homes within the city of Huntington.
Q: Do you offer Community Programs?
Yes. Programs are tailored to meet the specific needs, goals and interests of each individual and can include training and support in areas such as respite, social skills, daily living skills, personal care, hygiene, and supported employment. Successful programs are designed with input from the family to ensure that the chosen objectives are carried out effectively.
Q: Do you provide a nursing staff?
Yes. We have on-call nursing staff 24 hours a day.